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& BREAKFASTS IN PRESCOTT, AZ
|Prescott is a city in Yavapai
County, Arizona, USA. Locals prefer to pronounce the name PRES-skit. It
is also Arizona's official Christmas City.
city is the county seat of Yavapai County. In 1864 Prescott was designated
as the capital of the Arizona Territory, replacing the temporary capital
at Fort Whipple. The Territorial Capital was moved to Tucson in 1867. Prescott
again became the Territorial Capital in 1877, until Phoenix became the
capital in 1889.
The towns of Prescott Valley
(7 miles east) and Chino Valley (16 miles north), and Prescott, together
comprise what is locally known as the "Tri-City" area. This also sometimes
refers to in general central Yavapai County, which would include the towns
of: Dewey-Humboldt, Mayer, Paulden, Wilhoit, and Wlliamson Valley. Combined
with these smaller communities the Tri-City area as of 2007 has a population
of 103,260. Prescott is the center of the Prescott Metropolitan Area, defined
by the U.S. Census Bureau as all of Yavapai County. In 2009, Yavapai County
was estimated to have 229,640 residents by the U.S. Census Bureau, making
Prescott the third-largest metropolitan area in Arizona, after Phoenix
(4.2 million) and Tucson (1 million).
Metro Prescott's four-season
climate is generally mild, owing to the altitude of 5,354 ft (1,632 m),
being significantly cooler than the lower southern areas of the state and
yet without the harsher winters found at higher altitudes.
The Yavapai-Prescott Indian
Tribe reservation is located next to, and partially within, the borders
Vendome Bed & Breakfast Inn, Prescott
Built in 1917, this two-story
landmark hotel has been lovingly restored and romantically enhanced to
its original grandeur. The authentic western atmosphere draws people from
all over the world, including some Hollywood celebrities. It has been a
home to Tom Mix, a silent cowboy film star from Hollywood's pioneer days
when he was making movies in Prescott, renting a room for a year at a time.
Today, it remains a favorite getaway to many that are seeking accommodations
with more character, wanting their lodging experience to be as warm and
memorable as Prescott itself.
HOTELS IN SEDONA, AZ
de Sedona, Sedona
L'Auberge de Sedona is less
than 1-quarter mile from Uptown Sedona in Sedona, Arizona. The resort is
within 1 mile of Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village. Jordan Historical
Park is approximately one mile away. Located on 11 landscaped acres with
gardens, decks, and private lawns, L'Auberge de Sedona offers views of
the Red Rock vistas. L'Auberge Restaurant on Oak Creek serves French-inspired
American cuisine including Butter & Honey Roasted Forestière
Mushroom and Elk Rack. Spa at L'Auberge features massages in an outdoor
cabana along Oak Creek. The Verbena Citrus Shiatsu Fusion treatment uses
traditional Japanese dry brushes, shiatsu techniques, stretches, Swedish
massage strokes, and verbena bergamot massage oil.
& BREAKFAST RANCHES IN TUCSON, AZ
|Tucson is the county seat
of Pima County, Arizona, United States, located 118 miles (188 km) southeast
of Phoenix and 60 miles (98 km) north of the U.S.-Mexico border.
In 2005, Tucson ranked as
the 32nd largest city and 52nd largest metropolitan area in the United
It is the largest city in
southern Arizona and the second largest in the state. Tucson is home to
the University of Arizona.
Street, Tucson, Arizona
suburbs of Tucson include Oro Valley and Marana northwest of the city,
Sahuarita south of the city, and South Tucson in an enclave south of downtown.
Communities in the vicinity of Tucson (some within or overlapping the city
limits) include Casas Adobes, Catalina, Catalina Foothills, Flowing Wells,
Green Valley, Tanque Verde, New Pascua, Vail and Benson.
Tucson has four main mountain
ranges, one to the north known as the Santa Catalina Mountains, to the
east are the Rincon Mountains, south the Santa Rita Mountains will be found,
and west are the Tucson Mountains. The highest point in the area is Mount
Wrightson found in the Santa Rita Mountains at 9,453 feet above sea level,
surpassing Mount Lemmon by about 300 feet.
The English name Tucson derives
from the Spanish name of the city, Tucsón. Tucson is sometimes referred
to as "The Old Pueblo".
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in Tucson at present.